The Indian staff is at present in Sri Lanka for the upcoming white-ball sequence that includes three One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and as many T20 Internationals (T20Is). Forward of the limited-overs battle, beginning July 13, the Indian gamers had been concerned in an intra-squad apply match.
The competition was a 20-over a aspect warm-up recreation between Dhawan XI and Bhuvi XI. Because the identify suggests, Dhawan XI was captained by Shikhar Dhawan, whereas Bhuvneshwar Kumar led Bhuvi XI.
After profitable the toss, the Dhawan-led aspect posted 150 runs on the scoreboard, because of Manish Pandey‘s heroics with the willow. The Karanataka batsman made 63 runs and bought appreciation from his teammates. Ruturaj Gaikwad additionally made a worthwhile contribution of 30 runs.
In reply, Mumbai Indians (MI) star batsman Suryakumar Yadav scored a quick-fire half-century to assist his aspect register a snug win with three overs to spare. Devdutt Padikkal and Prithvi Shaw additionally shined with the bat for Bhuvi XI, forming a dominating 60-run partnership for the opening wicket.
The official Twitter deal with of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) shared a video the place India’s bowling coach Paras Mhambrey defined how the match went and the gamers carried out in difficult Lankan situations.
“Shikhar gained the toss and elected to bat. His staff scored 150-odd within the allotted 20 overs. There have been helpful contributions from Ruturaj, who bought 30-odd runs. Manish Pandey was the best scorer with 63,” mentioned Mhambrey within the video.
“Bhuvneshwar’s staff simply chased down the goal within the seventeenth over with Suryakumar Yadav scoring a half-century. Devdutt Padikkal and Prithvi Shaw placed on a 60-run opening partnership,” he added.
Right here is the video:
The recap with a twist 🔀
Paras Mhambrey takes the 9⃣0⃣-seconds match-rewind ⏪ problem 😎 😎
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 5, 2021